Is Alpure Peaks snowsure?

The snowiest week in Alpure Peaks is week 2 of August. There are typically 2.9 snowy days during this week with 34cm of snowfall. Check out the Alpure Peaks Snow History graphs below.Select any week of the year to see the typical Ski Conditions, Snowfall Amount and Temperature based on nowcast weather data over the last 11 years.

Average monthly snow in Alpure Peaks

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June18cm2.2 days
July20cm2.3 days
August19cm2.8 days
September14cm2.9 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Alpure Peaks during August (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of August for Alpure Peaks is 15 cm. There are typically 3.4 snowy days during this week. Alpure Peaks prevailing weather and snow conditions during the first week of August at the middle elevation of the cat ski area at 1893m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (1571m) is a little below the mid altitude of Alpure Peaks. Snowy weather is typical. On average, expect three or four days with snowfall per week in Alpure Peaks at the start of August but a rainy day during this week happens about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 15cm. Temperatures should generally stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Alpure Peaks during week one of August is -1.9°C while the average minimum temperature is just -3.4°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mainly light winds (average 21km/h) but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one or two days per week. Calm, sunny and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week but sunny, calm and below-freezing days that don't have fresh snowfall occur on average two or three days during this week in any given year.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Alpure Peaks and (2007 – 2018).


Alpure Peaks

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Alpure Peaks and (2007 – 2018)


Bluebird Powder Day
(Fresh snow, mostly sunny, light wind)
Powder Day
(Fresh snow, limited sun, any wind)
Bluebird Day
(Average snow, mostly sunny, light wind)
Very windy days

The most cherished days on the mountain in Alpure Peaks are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. Poorer weather conditions may prevail on Powder days when the visibility can be limited but the snow is significantly deep and fresh for keen powder-hounds. Bluebird days can suit many skiers that aren’t necessarily hunting powder but want to enjoy the snowy mountains in sunnier conditions and light winds.

Average Snowfall in

Graph showing the average precipitation (snow/rain) in Alpure Peaks and (2007 – 2018)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
Days with significant rainfall.

The snowiest weeks of the year in Alpure Peaks are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. The risk of a rainy day is shown but be sure to switch between elevations to see if lower lifts are rain affected or higher lifts remain snowy despite any rain further down the mountain.

Average Temperature in

Graph showing the average temperature and freezing level at Alpure Peaks and (2007 – 2018)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Alpure Peaks are shown. Check out the risk of freze-thaw conditions prevailing at different elevations for any given week. We also show the extremes of temperature (blue/red dots) that reveal the chance of unusually warm or cold conditions.